Cross the Mile High Swinging Bridge on Grandfather Mountain

Step onto the Mile High Swinging Bridge for a unique blend of adventure and nature's beauty, high above North Carolina's scenic landscape.

Last updated: Apr 2024

    Adults $24, Children (4-12) $10


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  1. Arrival: Enter Grandfather Mountain at 2050 Blowing Rock Hwy, Linville, NC.
  2. Top Shop: Visit the Top Shop for gifts, snacks, and the elevator to the bridge.
  3. Bridge Crossing: Walk the short, paved path to the Mile High Swinging Bridge.
  4. Explore More: After crossing, consider hiking to Linville Peak or visiting the wildlife habitats.



2050 Blowing Rock Hwy, Linville, NC 28646

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  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Camera or smartphone for photos
  • Layered clothing for changing mountain weather
  • Sunscreen and sunglasses
  • Water bottle

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